Costume Designers Guild Awards Nominations Announced: Scandal, Mad Men, Into the Woods Earn Nods

Costume Designers Guild Awards Nominations Announced: Scandal, Mad Men, Into the Woods Earn Nods
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Who are the best dressed stars on TV and in movies this year? We'll find out soon! Today, the Costume Designers Guild announced the nominees for its 17th annual Costume Designers Guild Awards, which is basically the Oscars of the costume design industry. The competition is fierce this year—no surprise there. Gone Girl's Trish Summerville is up for Excellence in Contemporary Film against Birdman, Boyhood, Interstellar, and Wild. Alexandra Byrne of Guardians of the Galaxy, the highest-grossing film of 2014, earned a nod for Excellence in Fantasy Film, but will have to battle against The Hobbit: The Battle of Five Armies, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1, Into the Woods (Colleen Atwood's designs!), and Maleficent for the honor.

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In terms of television, Scandal's designer Lyn Paolo is up for Outstanding Contemporary Television Series, along with House of Cards, Ray Donovan, Saturday Night Live, and True Detective. Game of Thrones's Michele Clapton also earned a nod for Outstanding Period/Fantasy Television Series, but it will be a close competition alongside Boardwalk Empire, The Knick, Mad Men, and Masters of Sex.

The winners will be announced at a ceremony in the week leading up to the Oscars, on February 17th at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. See the full list of nominations below.

Excellence in Contemporary Film
Birdman - Albert Wolsky
Boyhood - Kari Perkins
Gone Girl - Trish Summerville
Interstellar - Mary Zophres
Wild – Melissa Bruning

Excellence in Period Film
The Grand Budapest Hotel - Milena Canonero
The Imitation Game - Sammy Sheldon Differ
Inherent Vice - Mark Bridges
Selma - Ruth E. Carter
The Theory of Everything - Steven Noble

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Excellence in Fantasy Film
Guardians of the Galaxy - Alexandra Byrne
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies - Bob Buck, Ann Maskrey, Richard Taylor
The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1 - Kurt and Bart
Into the Woods - Colleen Atwood
Maleficent - Anna B. Sheppard, Jane Clive

Outstanding Contemporary Television Series
House of Cards - Johanna Argan
Ray Donovan - Christopher Lawrence
Saturday Night Live - Tom Broecker, Eric Justian
Scandal - Lyn Paolo
True Detective - Jenny Eagan

Outstanding Period/Fantasy Television Series
Boardwalk Empire - John Dunn
Game of Thrones - Michele Clapton
The Knick - Ellen Mirojnick
Mad Men - Janie Bryant
Masters of Sex - Ane Crabtree

Outstanding Made for Television Movie or Mini Series
American Horror Story: Freak Show - Lou Eyrich
Houdini - Birgit Hutter
The Normal Heart - Daniel Orlandi
Olive Kitteridge - Jenny Eagan
Sherlock - Sarah Arthur

Excellence in Commercial Costume Design
Army ‘Defy Expectations, Villagers’ - Christopher Lawrence
Direct TV ‘Less Attractive’, with Rob Lowe - Mindy Le Brock, Jessica Albertson
Dos Equis ‘Most Interesting Man in the World Walks on Fire’ - Julie Vogel
Kia Soul Hamster Commercial Featuring ‘Animals’ - Anette Cseri
Smirnoff ‘The Mixologist’ - Laura Jean Shannon

Honorary Career Achievement Award - Aggie Guerard Rodgers

2015 Edith Head Award for the Advancement of the Art of Costume Design - Dr. Deborah Nadoolman Landis

Distinguished Collaborator Award - Richard Linklater

 
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